Unfortunately, they did not include any discussion of the practice's anti-sexual history, of foreskin functions, of harm caused by circumcision, of foreskin restoration
, nor of legal, ethical and human rights considerations.
From a historical perspective, foreskin restoration is not a new phenomenon.
It can be argued that foreskin restoration is a means to address male genital self-image concerns.
Being willing to let the whole thing go, John took the issue of foreskin restoration to God in prayer.
All the same, a serious consideration of foreskin restoration goes behind the veil of this bravado posturing and exposes the hidden concerns of genital self-image for many men.
Given that his circumcision did not provide a significant benefit in reducing his risk of STIs, the "loss" of these benefits apparently was a nonissue in considering foreskin restoration.
Foreskin restoration might be considered for men experiencing distress at the diminishment of satisfying sexual sensations.
Those considering foreskin restoration and parents considering circumcision for their sons would also do well to make a thoughtful and informed decision grounded in their core values and beliefs.
1981), notes that anger and grief over the lack of choice regarding their circumcision is a common theme within foreskin restoration community.